The Atlanta Council on International Relations is seeking interns for the Summer and Fall 2019 terms. Descriptions of the positions available are below. These are part-time, unpaid, internships open to undergraduate and graduate students in Atlanta, GA. Start date varies depending on term. Academic credit is available. For summer, see Stephanie Jackson by May 15 2019, once you have an offer letter. For fall, by August 21, 2019.
Apply as soon as possible by emailing a resume and cover letter expressing your interest in a particular internship position to the program director indicated below.
INTERN, MARKETING – Two FALL positions available
Support Marketing Director (MD) in all marketing aspects to include digital, print, and marketing strategy. Support all other Divisions with their respective marketing needs. This will include the development of flyers, postcards, letters, etc. as and when requested. In collaboration with the media relations intern, develop and execute a social media strategy across the Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter platforms. Research local target markets for organization growth through surveys and other forms of analysis. With the MD, serve as the overall lead on the ACIR website interface (unless and until a Director of Information Technology assumes the role).
Email Contact: Frank Schieber, Director of Marketing
INTERN, MEMBERSHIP SERVICES – One SUMMER position available
Work with Membership Services Division (MSD) leadership to develop and implement plans to address membership benefits to each market segment. Make phone calls, write letters, set up meetings in an effort to build relationships within each market segment. Once a new member enrolls in ACIR, prepare an appropriate welcome packet under the President’s or Director’s signature. Develop monthly membership reports to MSD leadership. Manage contact and membership list in Wild Apricot (WA). Develop and maintain membership analytics to improve decision making. Prepare monthly student membership arrangements with Foreign Affairs magazine.
Email contact: Firooz Israel, Membership Director
INTERN, PROGRAMS – Two FALL positions available
Work with Program Division (PD) leadership to develop and maintain contact lists relevant to each upcoming guest speaker. In addition to the above, contact said lists by phone, letter, and/or email to notify them of upcoming events that may interest them. On behalf of PD leadership, manage all aspects of event management in Wild Apricot (WA) to include event creation, scheduling announcement releases, registrant tracking, and Past Event page development. Attend events as photographer, including the uploading of photos after the luncheon on Flickr and the Past Event page. Assist PD leadership and Chief of Protocol in working the logistical details surrounding out-of-town guest speakers. Working with Marketing, develop WA home page slides and event announcements. Develop and print event programs. The current requirements will require computer skills as well as creative thinking on several projects now being formulated for future programming and market-supporting exercises.
Email Contact: Tony Cuzzucoli, Program Director